Current Affairs February 2013 Quiz 9

81Who has taken over as the Chairman of India-s insurance sector regulator, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) in Feb 2013?
 A) M Ramaprasad
 B) J. Hari Narayan
 C) T S Vijayan
 D) Mr. Sudhin Roy Chowdhury
  
82Bharat Heavy Plate & Vessels Ltd. (BHPV) Vishakhapatnam has been merged with which PSU recently in Feb 2013?
 A) BEML
 B) SAIL
 C) BHEL
 D) NTPC
  
83Which team won the inaugural Hockey India League (HIL) in the final match at Astroturf Hockey Stadium in Ranchi held in Feb 2013?
 A) Ranchi Rhinos
 B) Uttar Pradesh Wizards
 C) Delhi Waveriders
 D) Jaypee Punjab Warriors
  
84Third Indian national stock exchange, MCX Stock Exchange (MCX-SX) has begun trading in equities and equity derivatives in Feb 2013 with its ________ based 40-stock index SX-40?
 A) Price-Weighted
 B) Market Cap-Weighted
 C) Free-float
 D) None of These
  
85Won won the "Best Supporting Actor" award at the BAFTAs held in February 2013?
 A) Daniel Day-Lewis
 B) Robert De Niro
 C) Tommy Lee Jones
 D) Christoph Waltz
  
86IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore has appointed whom as the team captain for the upcoming edition of IPL tournament?
 A) Chris Gayle
 B) Daniel Vettori
 C) Virat Kohli
 D) AB de Villiers
  
87Which South East Asia-s low cost airlines has announced a joint venture with the Tata Group for Indian Operation in Feb 2013?
 A) Tiger Airways
 B) Air Asia
 C) Singapore Airlines
 D) Malaysia Airlines
  
88As per the final guidelines for issuing new bank licences published by the RBI, what can be the maximum Foreign holding  after 5 years?
 A) 51%
 B) 49%
 C) 33%
 D) 45%
  
89India's foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows stood at ______ in December 2012 (Published in Feb 2013).
 A) USD 1.60 billion
 B) USD 1.35 billion
 C) USD 1.10 billion
 D) USD 2.38 billion
  
90Microsoft has begun switching Hotmail accounts to which new domain name it has launched recently in Feb 2013?
 A) Windowsmail.com
 B) Messenger.com
 C) Outlook.com
 D) Outlookmail.com

 
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Current Affairs February 2013 Quiz - 9 Answers
81Ans) T S Vijayan
82Ans) BHEL
83Ans) Ranchi Rhinos
84Ans) Free-float
85Ans) Christoph Waltz
86Ans) Virat Kohli
87Ans) Air Asia
88Ans) 49%
89Ans) USD 1.10 billion
90Ans) Outlook.com